The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Join us at the Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) for a poetry reading with Zainab Syed, a Pakistani activist, spoken word poet, and Brown University alumna. Refreshments to follow reading. $10 suggested donation at the door. About the poet: Zainab Zahra Syed is a Pakistani activist and spoken word poet. She graduated from Brown University in[…..]More Info
Community MusicWorks Fellows Quartet will perform Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8 and Schubert’s celebrated “Death and the Maiden” String Quartet No. 14 in D minor at the Jamestown Arts Center. Admission: General Admission $20. Tickets available at the door or on-line at www.communitymusicworks.org. All proceeds go to Community MusicWorks and Jamestown Arts Center. Founded in[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
This feature length film covers the incredible history of the Newport Folk Festival and its profound impact on the world of folk music. Infamous as the place where Bob Dylan went electric in 1965, the festival reach goes far beyond that iconic moment. Started in 1959 by jazz impresario George Wein, theeffect of the Newport[…..]More Info
June 4 – June 27 Opening Reception: Thursday, June 4, 6 – 8pm Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 10am – 2pm Westport Point, MA artist, Dora Atwater Millikin’s Familiar Places, New Oil Paintings, opens at the Jamestown Arts Center on Thursday, June 4 from 6 – 8pm. Millikin’s new work remains true to her style,[…..]More Info